AMMA, W.Va. (AP) - West Virginia State Police say improvised explosive devices were found following a vehicle accident on Interstate 79. Police told media outlets that a Ford Explorer carrying dozens of chickens flipped in Roane County about 3:30 this morning. The crash closed I-79 in both directions near Amma for more than four hours.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - A security company has been told to include mandatory check-ins for its guards after a supervisor drowned at a Kanawha County coal loading dock. The state Office of Miners' Health, Safety and Training announced the order yesterday to Allied Barton Security during a meeting before the state Board of Coal Mine Health and Safety. Fifty-eight-year-old Tommy Reynolds of Powellton was found dead.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - A consortium of West Virginia public libraries plans to upgrade its software in September. New software will streamline the work of cataloging books and making them available to patrons of the Northern Library Network.
BECKLEY, W.Va. (AP) - A Beckley man has admitted to having his girlfriend steal prescription drugs for him. The U.S. attorney says the girlfriend of 30-year-old Daniel Michael Koehler was a pharmacy technician.
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